Do not get caught up in the stats. That should be lesson No. 1 in the soon-to-be-released Hub hardball primer, ''Baseball for Idiots" (foreword by you-know-who).
The numbers, clearly, do not always figure.
Consider the underlying numerators, denominators, and ballyard trigonometrics of Boston's 6-3 win over the Angels yesterday at the Fens:
The first four hitters in the Boston lineup -- Mark Bellhorn, Edgar Renteria, David Ortiz, and Manny Ramirez -- went a collec...